Period
to 15 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for PaaS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited PaaS over the 6 months to 15 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Platform as a Service (PaaS)
Central London > City of London
6 months to
15 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 201 238 258
Rank change year-on-year +37 +20 +149
Permanent jobs citing PaaS 162 90 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 1.46% 0.91% 0.83%
As % of the Cloud Services category 5.82% 4.71% 6.49%
Number of salaries quoted 156 77 82
City of London median annual salary £74,500 £65,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.62% - -13.33%
10th Percentile £50,000 £52,500 £46,250
90th Percentile £95,000 £95,000 £100,000
Central London median annual salary £74,750 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year +15.00% +4.00% -3.85%

PaaS is in the Cloud Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
City of London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 2,784 1,912 1,525
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 25.14% 19.27% 12.74%
Number of salaries quoted 2,520 1,725 1,381
City of London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% - +4.35%
10th Percentile £36,250 £36,250 £32,000
90th Percentile £92,500 £90,000 £85,000
Central London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +8.33% +4.35% +4.55%

PaaS
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing PaaS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for PaaS in the City of London

PaaS
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PaaS in the City of London.

Salary trend for PaaS in the City of London

PaaS
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PaaS in the City of London over the 6 months to 15 October 2018.

Salary histogram for PaaS in the City of London

For the 6 months to 15 October 2018, IT jobs citing PaaS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for PaaS.

1 102 (62.96%) Microsoft Azure
2 90 (55.56%) SaaS
3 66 (40.74%) IaaS
4 48 (29.63%) DevOps
4 48 (29.63%) Finance
5 47 (29.01%) Microsoft
6 41 (25.31%) Agile Software Development
6 41 (25.31%) Amazon AWS
7 37 (22.84%) Active Directory
8 34 (20.99%) Microservices
9 33 (20.37%) Degree
10 29 (17.90%) REST
11 27 (16.67%) JSON
11 27 (16.67%) C#
11 27 (16.67%) .NET
12 26 (16.05%) Oracle
12 26 (16.05%) SOAP
12 26 (16.05%) Red Hat
13 24 (14.81%) PowerShell
14 22 (13.58%) Java
14 22 (13.58%) Firewall
14 22 (13.58%) Boomi
14 22 (13.58%) Apigee
15 21 (12.96%) API Design
15 21 (12.96%) Continuous Delivery
15 21 (12.96%) Cybersecurity
15 21 (12.96%) Stakeholder Management
15 21 (12.96%) Information Security
15 21 (12.96%) TIBCO
15 21 (12.96%) SQL

PaaS
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 21 (12.96%) Mule
2 10 (6.17%) IIS
3 5 (3.09%) CMS
3 5 (3.09%) MS Exchange
4 4 (2.47%) Apache
4 4 (2.47%) Elasticsearch
4 4 (2.47%) nginx
4 4 (2.47%) WebLogic
5 3 (1.85%) WordPress
6 2 (1.23%) OpenStack
6 2 (1.23%) SharePoint
6 2 (1.23%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (0.62%) Apache Solr
7 1 (0.62%) Apache Spark
7 1 (0.62%) Confluence
7 1 (0.62%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 12 (7.41%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.23%) Maya
2 2 (1.23%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (1.23%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 102 (62.96%) Microsoft Azure
2 90 (55.56%) SaaS
3 66 (40.74%) IaaS
4 41 (25.31%) Amazon AWS
5 22 (13.58%) Boomi
6 10 (6.17%) Azure Machine Learning
7 9 (5.56%) Office 365
8 8 (4.94%) Azure Data Factory
9 7 (4.32%) Serverless
10 6 (3.70%) Google Cloud Platform
11 5 (3.09%) OpenShift
12 4 (2.47%) Azure Active Directory
12 4 (2.47%) Dynamics 365
12 4 (2.47%) Oracle CX
13 3 (1.85%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 3 (1.85%) Amazon EC2
13 3 (1.85%) AWS OpsWorks
13 3 (1.85%) GitHub
14 2 (1.23%) Azure Functions
14 2 (1.23%) Data Lake Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 22 (13.58%) Firewall
2 19 (11.73%) Intrusion Detection
3 10 (6.17%) DNS
3 10 (6.17%) Unified Communications
4 6 (3.70%) VPN
5 5 (3.09%) DHCP
6 4 (2.47%) Network Security
7 3 (1.85%) SAN
8 2 (1.23%) LAN
8 2 (1.23%) WAN
9 1 (0.62%) HTTP
9 1 (0.62%) IPsec
9 1 (0.62%) IPv6
9 1 (0.62%) NAS
9 1 (0.62%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 11 (6.79%) Azure SQL Database
2 11 (6.79%) Oracle Reports
3 10 (6.17%) Power BI
4 9 (5.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 9 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 8 (4.94%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
5 8 (4.94%) Cosmos DB
5 8 (4.94%) Data Lake
5 8 (4.94%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 6 (3.70%) NoSQL
7 5 (3.09%) MongoDB
7 5 (3.09%) MySQL
7 5 (3.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (1.85%) Amazon RDS
8 3 (1.85%) Big Data
9 2 (1.23%) Apache Cassandra
9 2 (1.23%) Blockchain
9 2 (1.23%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (1.23%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 13 (8.02%) Visual Studio
2 10 (6.17%) Jenkins
3 9 (5.56%) Git (software)
4 4 (2.47%) CircleCI
4 4 (2.47%) Codeship
4 4 (2.47%) Visual Studio Team System
5 3 (1.85%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 3 (1.85%) Bitbucket
5 3 (1.85%) Jasmine
5 3 (1.85%) JIRA
5 3 (1.85%) RSpec
5 3 (1.85%) Sonatype Nexus
5 3 (1.85%) Sublime Text
5 3 (1.85%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (1.85%) TeamCity
5 3 (1.85%) Visual Studio Code
5 3 (1.85%) WebDriver
6 2 (1.23%) Artifactory
6 2 (1.23%) Selenium
7 1 (0.62%) Grunt
General
1 48 (29.63%) Finance
2 9 (5.56%) Advertising
3 5 (3.09%) Marketing
3 5 (3.09%) Publishing
3 5 (3.09%) Retail
4 3 (1.85%) Banking
4 3 (1.85%) Law
Job Titles
1 45 (27.78%) Architect
2 27 (16.67%) Consultant
3 26 (16.05%) Cloud Architect
4 20 (12.35%) Developer
5 19 (11.73%) DevOps Engineer
5 19 (11.73%) Integration Architect
6 17 (10.49%) Enterprise Architect
7 14 (8.64%) Azure Architect
8 13 (8.02%) Azure Consultant
8 13 (8.02%) Enterprise Integration Architect
9 11 (6.79%) .NET Developer
9 11 (6.79%) Programme Manager
10 9 (5.56%) Analyst
11 8 (4.94%) Cybersecurity Analyst
11 8 (4.94%) Platform Engineer
11 8 (4.94%) Security Analyst
11 8 (4.94%) Senior Architect
12 7 (4.32%) C# Architect
12 7 (4.32%) Java Engineer
12 7 (4.32%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (17.90%) REST
2 27 (16.67%) .NET
2 27 (16.67%) JSON
3 26 (16.05%) SOAP
4 13 (8.02%) AngularJS
5 12 (7.41%) Web Services
6 11 (6.79%) HTML
7 9 (5.56%) CSS
8 7 (4.32%) Node.js
9 6 (3.70%) ASP.NET
10 5 (3.09%) Ruby on Rails
11 4 (2.47%) J2EE
11 4 (2.47%) Oracle ADF
11 4 (2.47%) React
11 4 (2.47%) Spring
11 4 (2.47%) Spring MVC
11 4 (2.47%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 3 (1.85%) Elastic Stack
12 3 (1.85%) LAMP
12 3 (1.85%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 14 (8.64%) Hybrid Cloud
2 13 (8.02%) Data Centre
2 13 (8.02%) Public Cloud
3 10 (6.17%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (3.70%) Management Information System
5 5 (3.09%) PKI
6 4 (2.47%) Computer Science
6 4 (2.47%) Fintech
6 4 (2.47%) Linux Command Line
7 3 (1.85%) Greenfield Project
7 3 (1.85%) Private Cloud
7 3 (1.85%) Self-Motivation
7 3 (1.85%) Virtual Team
8 2 (1.23%) Contactless
8 2 (1.23%) User Experience
9 1 (0.62%) Cloud Native
9 1 (0.62%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 1 (0.62%) Enterprise Cloud
9 1 (0.62%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.62%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 21 (12.96%) Windows
2 19 (11.73%) Linux
3 14 (8.64%) Windows Server
4 6 (3.70%) Unix
5 5 (3.09%) Windows 10
6 4 (2.47%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (2.47%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.62%) CentOS
7 1 (0.62%) MVS
7 1 (0.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.62%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (29.63%) DevOps
2 41 (25.31%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (20.99%) Microservices
4 21 (12.96%) API Design
4 21 (12.96%) Continuous Delivery
4 21 (12.96%) Continuous Integration
4 21 (12.96%) Cybersecurity
4 21 (12.96%) Information Security
4 21 (12.96%) Stakeholder Management
5 19 (11.73%) Identity Access Management
6 18 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
7 16 (9.88%) Analytics
8 14 (8.64%) Machine Learning
8 14 (8.64%) TDD
9 13 (8.02%) Project Management
10 12 (7.41%) Business Intelligence
10 12 (7.41%) Data Science
10 12 (7.41%) Migration
10 12 (7.41%) Risk Management
11 11 (6.79%) OO
Programming Languages
1 27 (16.67%) C#
2 24 (14.81%) PowerShell
3 22 (13.58%) Java
4 21 (12.96%) SQL
5 14 (8.64%) Python
6 13 (8.02%) JavaScript
7 7 (4.32%) Bash Shell
7 7 (4.32%) Ruby
8 6 (3.70%) Scala
9 5 (3.09%) PHP
10 4 (2.47%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
11 3 (1.85%) Perl
12 2 (1.23%) C++
12 2 (1.23%) Go
13 1 (0.62%) Clojure
13 1 (0.62%) ES6
13 1 (0.62%) R
13 1 (0.62%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 33 (20.37%) Degree
2 12 (7.41%) CISSP
3 2 (1.23%) Master's Degree
3 2 (1.23%) MBA
3 2 (1.23%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.62%) AWS Certification
4 1 (0.62%) CCDA
4 1 (0.62%) CCDP
4 1 (0.62%) CCIE
4 1 (0.62%) CCNA
4 1 (0.62%) CCNP
4 1 (0.62%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.62%) CISM
4 1 (0.62%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (0.62%) MCSE
4 1 (0.62%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (9.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (1.85%) QA
3 2 (1.23%) COBIT
4 1 (0.62%) GDPR
4 1 (0.62%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 1 (0.62%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 37 (22.84%) Active Directory
2 19 (11.73%) Docker
3 7 (4.32%) Hyper-V
3 7 (4.32%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (1.85%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (1.23%) XenApp
6 1 (0.62%) Ceph
6 1 (0.62%) vCloud
6 1 (0.62%) VirtualBox
6 1 (0.62%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.62%) VMware NSX
6 1 (0.62%) vSphere
6 1 (0.62%) Xen
Systems Management
1 12 (7.41%) Kubernetes
2 11 (6.79%) Ansible
2 11 (6.79%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (4.94%) Puppet
4 6 (3.70%) McAfee ePO
4 6 (3.70%) Nessus
5 2 (1.23%) Mesos
5 2 (1.23%) Salt
5 2 (1.23%) SCOM
5 2 (1.23%) Terraform
6 1 (0.62%) CFEngine
6 1 (0.62%) Docker Swarm
6 1 (0.62%) Microsoft Intune
6 1 (0.62%) SCCM
6 1 (0.62%) Single Sign-On
6 1 (0.62%) vRealize
6 1 (0.62%) WebSphere Cast Iron
Vendors
1 47 (29.01%) Microsoft
2 26 (16.05%) Oracle
2 26 (16.05%) Red Hat
3 22 (13.58%) Apigee
4 21 (12.96%) Axway
4 21 (12.96%) TIBCO
5 13 (8.02%) VMware
6 9 (5.56%) Splunk
7 7 (4.32%) Google
7 7 (4.32%) McAfee
8 5 (3.09%) Databricks
9 4 (2.47%) Citrix
10 3 (1.85%) AppDynamics
11 2 (1.23%) Atlassian
11 2 (1.23%) Salesforce.com
11 2 (1.23%) Sitecore
12 1 (0.62%) CheckPoint
12 1 (0.62%) Juniper
12 1 (0.62%) Pega
12 1 (0.62%) Thunderhead